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marisarenee13

  • 2 years ago

The branch of psychology that emphasizes that perception is more than the sum of its parts is

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  1. InYourHead
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    "gestalt psychology." Gestalt psychology tells us that our minds can naturally fill in missing pieces, all on their own. Take a look a the picture that I drew.

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    The shape is incomplete. See that little missing space there? This drawing is not finished. But we already know that it's a triangle, even though it has a missing piece. Why? Because our minds can fill in the missing piece. That's an example of gestalt psychology.

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